Doctor Ana Paula Oliveira holds a degree in Dentistry from the Federal University of Minas
Gerais/Brazil (2001), is a PhD in Periodontology. She completed the Research Scholar Program
in Periodontology at the Forsyth Institute, Boston, USA, and studied Oral Microbiology and Oral
Immunology at HARVARD Dental Medical School in Boston, USA (2009). She is currently a
Professor of Periodontology at Faculty of Dentistry of Federal University of Uberlândia, Minas
Gerais/Brazil, where she do research in the area of periodontal diseases and systemic disturbs
such as preterm birth, pre-eclampsia and low birth weight.